A Clear Look at the World of Derivatives

An industry-wide education initiative

Get the Basics

Learn the ins and outs of the complex but vital derivatives marketplace, where futures and options participants manage risk and capture opportunities.

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See the Impact

Discover the important relationship between futures trading and everyday life. Learn how futures impact the world, from food and gas prices to mortgage rates.

Discover the daily impact

Explore the Marketplace

Get a closer look at what makes the futures markets tick – from the participants and key processes to the policies and protections facilitated through clearing houses.

See how exchanges work